Homeschool Series – THE GLASS ART OF DALE CHIHULY
THE GLASS ART OF DALE CHIHULY
WEDNESDAYS: MAY 2ND, 9TH, & 16TH @ 10-11 AM
Glass artist Dale Chihuly is known for his outstanding artistic creations made from blown glass. His creations include fascinating sculptures and chandeliers utilizing the technically difficult medium.
Students will learn about Chihuly’s work and his success, despite the multiple hardships he has endured. We will be creating our own Chihuly “glass” sculptures by cutting, melting, and painting plastic. Sculptures to include sun-catchers, bowls, and/or chandeliers, as time allows. A variety of art media, vocabulary, and technique will be explored.
Tap into your creative energy and develop your artistic skills through a variety of media and approaches. Explore the elements and principles of art, while learning about prominent artists, cultures, and movements throughout history. Each 60 minute class will provide the groundwork for artistic growth and understanding. Each series typically consists of 3 classes. Grades 1-8